Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night
Response Rate
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melissa can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
23 Reviews

Kaylynn S.
Kaylynn S.
Nov 26, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was great! She was accommodating, kind, and sent updates as we asked for them. We would recommend her to anyone! She even gave us cookies :) all in all, she is the ideal dogsitter! Thanks, Melissa.

Melissa G.
Melissa G.
Stacy W.
Stacy W.
Nov 16, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was fantastic with my dog Scout! This was my first time using Rover and she gave me a great experience. Scout got along very well with her dogs and she sent me pictures of him every day. I will definitely use her again when I need a dog sitter!

Melissa G.
Melissa G.
Angie M.
Angie M.
Nov 8, 2018
Verified Stay

This was the second time leaving my dog with Melissa. My dog loves her and her 2 dogs. I highly recommend her and will definitely use her again.

Melissa G.
Melissa G.

About Melissa

years of experience
  • Rover 101
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Walk the walk, bark the talk

Previously, I exclusively walked dogs and did drop-in visits on Rover. However, I recently relocated for to the East Peoria area for a full-time (though flexible) job, and I am now available to provide dog-sitting services in my home. I have a large backyard that is fully enclosed with a privacy fence as well as ample space in my home for pups to make themselves comfortable.

With two high-energy dogs of my own (a Siberian ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

It's helpful to know how your dog normally takes to strangers and to other dogs.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Special Needs Dog Experience
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

About Melissa's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has 2 Dogs
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present
Melissa's Pets


Siberian Husky
6 years, 9 mo. old, 55 lbs.


Labrador Retriever
1 year, 10 mo. old, 45 lbs.

When Melissa watches your pet

In Melissa's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 2-4 Hours

Melissa's Neighborhood

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.